Tuesday 14 July 1970
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mark Brandenburg and Mark Strickland.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Mama Told Me (Not To Come) by Three Dog Night.
In UK In The Summertime by Mungo Jerry was in the top 5 hits.
Myra Breckinridge, directed by Michael Sarne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970
while The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ace of Wands.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 July 1970 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- Mark Brandenburg: Houston, Texas -- Pitcher (Texas Rangers).
- Mark Strickland: NBA forward (Miami Heat).
- Michelle Sawatzky: Steinbach, Manitoba -- Volleyballer (1996 Olympics).
- Todd Rucci: NFL guard (NE Patriots).
- Missy Gold in Great Falls: Montana, USA; actress (Katie - Benson).
- Missy Gold: American actress who portrayed the child Katie on the television sitcom, "Benson" which ran from 1979 to 1986.
- Jacob Young: Norwegian guitarist
- Thomas Lauderdale: American pianist (Pink Martini)
- Nina Siemaszko: American actress
- 41st All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-4 at Riverfront Stadium, Cin
- All star MVP: Carl Yastremski (Boston Red Sox)
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1970 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Three Dog Night - Mama Told Me (Not To Come)
- The Jackson 5 - The Love You Save
- Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You
- Freda Payne - Band Of Gold
- The Temptations - Ball Of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today)
- Blues Image - Ride Captain Ride
- Melanie - Lay Down (Candles In The Rain)
- The Five Stairsteps - O-o-h Child
- The Pipkins - Gimme Dat Ding
- Bread - Make It With You
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